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Support Worker

Melton Constable

Between £8.30-10.00 Per Hour

Relief

Dimensions (NSO) Ltd

Closing Date: 12/11/21

We are looking for caring, fun, proactive and inspiring individuals to join our team who want to enrich a young man’s life in a unique setting. If being a Support Worker sounds like you, we’d love to hear from you. 

Pay rate – Starting at £9.91 per hour, after probation you will then become a Lead Support Worker on the rate of £10.90 per hour.

Drivers are essential as there is no public transport that comes to the village, however if you’re in the process of learning to drive please do apply still as there are a few options, this will be discussed further at an interview stage.

We also offer a Driving scheme – We will support you to get on the road! (30 hours of driving lessons, one practical test and one theory test paid for!)

Location – Melton Constable, Norfolk.

About the role

This role involves supporting a young man in his own home near Holt. He enjoys various activities such as swimming once per week, sports including rugby, football, and basketball, as well as walks, drama sessions and visiting local churches, plus a few trips to theme parks, playing various organs in the country and going on holidays in the UK, plus anything else the young man may enjoy. If you can play an instrument, especially the guitar it would be an added bonus as music is a passion, and song times are a fun creative session for all.

Shift patterns are 9:30 – 16:30 / 16:30 – 22:30 plus sleep in 22:30 – 09:30 and we work alternative weekends, 2 – 1 support during the day, and 1 – 1 during sleep-ins. This can all be discussed further to see what can work for you and the young man.

Benefits 

  • 30 days annual leave pro-rata (including bank holidays) and if that wasn’t enough we increase it by a day a year
  • All work and no play is not fun, You can save with discounts off your favourite shops, restaurants and great days out
  • Planning a break? Make loads of great savings on some top destinations with our travel deals!
  • Driving scheme – We will support you to get on the road! (30 hours of driving lessons, one practical test and one theory test paid for!)
  • A 24 Hour Employee Assistance Programme for you and your family members.
  • Long Service Awards, Life Assurance and Pension scheme.
  • Great Induction and training opportunities including the Care Certificate, and Diploma in Health & Social Care.
  • Dimensions is proud to be one of the very few social care organisations that are members of the Great Places To Work programme 2021.

A full list of rewards can be found in the job description attached.

How to apply

The attached job description, person specification and additional information will provide you with lots of information on the role and Dimensions. To apply it couldn’t be simpler – just click on the button below to complete the application process. For further information, Please contact Andy by clicking ‘Call Now’

  • An enhanced DBS disclosure will be required for this role, the cost of which will be incurred by Dimensions.
  • We welcome applications from everyone and value diversity in our workforce
  • As Disability Confident Leaders, we guarantee to interview all disabled applicants who meet the minimum criteria for the vacancy – Dimensions has been awarded this symbol by Jobcentre Plus to recognise our commitment towards the employment, retention, training and career development of disabled employees
  • We now have British Sign Language (BSL) translated videos for all of our recruitment communications.
  • As part of our commitment to making reasonable adjustments we can offer support to complete your application. Please contact the Resourcing Consultant Team on 03003039150.

Other Organisations may call this: Community Support Worker, Residential Support Worker, Care Worker, Care Assistant, Social Care Worker, Social Care Assistant or, Bank HCA, Healthcare Assistant or Carer.

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